California Couple Loses $19,000 In Quay Shipping Scam

The impact of a vehicle transporting scam, allegedly based in Pierre continues to reach across the county. Judy Rose of Orange County, California says she and her husband were taken by the Quay Shipping scam for 19-thousand dollars….

Others who were or were attempted to be scammed say a “Leslie Keating” is a name of the initial contact they had as someone looking to sell a car. Rose did research on Keating and says she is an executive with Chesapeake Energy and has ties to Advance Auto Parts. Correspondence Rose had with Keating gave indications she had ties to Chesapeake Energy. Rose says nothing about the process seemed out of place for them…

Rose is disappointed they were taken advantage of…

Rose says she contacted the California Department of Consumer Affairs who referred her to contact the South Dakota Attorney General’s Office of Consumer Protection. South Dakota’s Office of Consumer Protection has fielded numerous out-of-state calls regarding the Quay Shipping scam.